William Sheppard

Published 7:19pm Thursday, April 17, 2014

William Sheppard, 88, of Dadeville, passed away at Russell Medical Center on Wednesday, April 16 in Alexander City.

Mr. Sheppard is survived by one son: William Brad Sheppard, one daughter: Mary Kristie Sheppard, four grandchildren: Brayden Kode Hensley of Edmond, Ok., Alexa Danielle Sheppard, William Jacob Sheppard, and Andie Kay Sheppard McDermott,all of Midwest City Ok, one great-grandson: Brodie Hensley of Edmond, Ok.

Mr. Sheppard was widely known as a mentor, teacher, uncle and father to many. Bill even gave away the bride in two weddings in unrelated events. Bill’s footprint was huge in many a person’s life and he will be missed greatly.

The family will hold a memorial service at the Sheppard residence later next week.

Alabama Funeral Homes and Cremation Centers of Dadeville is handling arrangements.